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WASHINGTON: Federal Reserve officials have said little to take a third straight interest-rate cut off the table when they meet this month.
NEW YORK: Wall Street stocks climbed on Thursday after data showing U.S. services-sector activity at a three-year low fueled expectations that the Federal Reserve would cut interest rates to stem a wider economic downturn.
WITH more flashing signs of less propitious global economic backdrop and the risk of a global recession is “high and rising” going into 2020, Malaysia’s real GDP growth is likely to decelerate to 4.5% in 2020 from an estimated 4.7% in 2019.
HONG KONG: The government of one of China’s top technology hubs is dispatching officials to 100 local corporations including e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, the latest effort to exert greater influence over the country’s massive private sector.
KUALA LUMPUR: As Malaysia’s housing overhang continues to increase and Hong Kong’s violent anti-government protests prolong, Malaysian developers are making a beeline for Hong Kong
Jobless rate hits a record high. Other indicators, including factory production, consumption and property investment, are much lower than expected.
BEIJING: China posted the weakest industrial output growth since 2002 and slumping retail sales in July, as a cyclical slowdown and trade tensions add to the case to roll out more stimulus.
Hao Peng, Communist Party boss of the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission, hopes the move will lead to mutually beneficial resultsBut analysts are still waiting to see if state-owned enterprises can genuinely benefit from investment by leading digital companies.
Stocks, oil, bond yields fall as US-China conflict flares up again.
BEIJING: China’s economy continued to weaken in July, bolstering the case for greater policy support to shore up growth as talks over the trade dispute with the US continue.